Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Evridiki Tsounta
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 March 2009
Keywords: Health economics, government expenditure, health spending, health insurance, health system, health financing,
Despite the increasing interest in universal health care, little is known about the optimal way to finance, design, and implement it. This paper attempts to fill this gap by providing some general policy recommenda...